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Shankly: The Leaving of Liverpool



On Friday 12 July 1974, Bill Shankly shocked football by announcing his retirement as Liverpool manager at the age of 61.

Between taking over as Liverpool manager in October 1959 and his retirement 15 years later, he transformed a second-rate, moribund club, stuck in the depths of the Second Division, into the finest team of its generation.

And yet by the time of his death Shankly was a tragic figure, the forgotten architect of Liverpool’s footballing dominance. Shunned by his former club…

The Official Liverpool FC Book of Records



Few clubs in the world can match Liverpool FC’s record of 18 League Championships, seven FA Cups, eight Football League Cups, three UEFA Cups and five prestigious European Cups. The Official Liverpool FC Book of Records breaks new ground in fact and stat publishing and is a one-stop volume bursting with amazing Reds trivia. Written by a leading Liverpool FC authority and illustrated with 275 outstanding action photographs, this unique illustrated compendium of records is packed with amazing…

The Official Liverpool FC Illustrated Encyclopedia



From A to Z, this book chronicles the highs and lows of LFC’s stunning story and serves as an unequalled source of reference on everything to do with the club. From the Academy through to Christian Ziege, encompassing Beardsley, Carragher, Dalglish, Evans, Fairclough, Gerrard, Houllier, Ince, Jones, Keegan, Liddell, McAllister, Neal, Owen, Paisley, Rodgers, Shankly, Toshack, UEFA Champions League, Voronin, Whelan, Xavier and Yeats in between, this is a fascinating alphabetical journey…

Make Us Dream: The Story of Liverpool’s 2013/14 Season



Liverpool’s 2013/14 campaign was no ordinary football season. It was the season when everything changed. A year of hope, fantasy, adventure; where joyous reclamation met crushing disappointment and won. A season defined by many individuals, moments, goals and memories. A time when the brand of heroic and daring football – and footballers – that seemed consigned to the sepia toned era of the game’s past returned. It was a season when millions of Liverpool supporters dared to dream again. And…